Elevated Right of Way
The NYS&W Southern Division runs high above Route 23 carrying the six weekly road trains and occasional locals through the area. An unusual daylight local... (more)
The Twin ECOs
The matched set of NYS&W ECO units lead an incredibly unusual daylight local Eastbound from Sparta with a lengthy consist of empty cars having dropped loaded cars... (more)
Coasting to Sparta
An NYS&W local brings hot Sparta loads West on a gloomy Wednesday morning as a result of no SU-100 coming East the previous night. The crew was assigned both... (more)
"ECO Over Overpeck"
Southern Division Tie Extra
As clouds loom overhead an NYS&W maintenance of way extra heads Westbound past a small pond in Sparta. The ultimate destination for this train is Sp... (more)
An NYS&W local crew builds their train in the MC Yard on a blustery winter afternoon. This former Southern Pacific SD40T-2, rebuilt as an SD33-ECO is one of the regular uni... (more)
Sparta Junction Set Out
New York Susquehanna & Western local SJ-1 routinely sets cars out for pick up by the SU-100 on the South end of the Gap siding while loads are dropped o... (more)
Light Engines Over Millrift
Having just dropped a dimensional extra in Port Jervis, BH-X heads west with 3014 leading the newly rebuilt SD33-ECO on its first revenue run. The l... (more)
NYS&W SD33-ECO 3012 in MC Yard.
NYS&W WS-2 heads through MC Yard, with the power, for the evening road train SU-99.
"Toys in New Found Land"
"Toys Over the Passaic"
One of the NYSW's ECO units leads the 2016 Toys for Tots train across the Passaic River.
Maintenance Stop at Butler
The engineer for WS-2X eases his train to a stop to allow the MoW crew off at their home terminal in Butler. Shortly after dropping the MoW crew the ... (more)
The Highest Point on Rails in New Jersey
With their work on Sparta Mountain complete the WS-2X crests the highest point on rails in the state of New Jersey. With a seemingly sh... (more)